Wedlock Elementary School (Closed 2013)

  • Wedlock Elementary School served 88 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 80-89% (which was higher than the Arkansas state average of 78%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 60-69% (which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 80%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • Wedlock Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 was lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 67% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

Top Placements

Wedlock Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students88 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank (11-12)#638 out of 1025 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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Hispanic
6%
13%
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Black
61%
20%
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White
33%
60%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wedlock Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.520.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wedlock Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Memphis School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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